See also: and 驿

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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified 驿

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(horse) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 187 +13, 23 strokes, cangjie input 尸火田中十 (SFWLJ), four-corner 76341, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1446, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45030
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1971, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4579, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+9A5B

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. 驿

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇk̚/ /i̯ɛk̚/ /iɛk̚/ /jiɛk̚/ /jiajk̚/ /jĭɛk̚/ /iæk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ yek › /*lAk/ post-horse

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15141 0 /*laːɡ/

NounEdit

  1. relay station (for posting horses)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Kanji in this term
えき
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

NounEdit

‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana えき, romaji eki)

  1. station (train, underground/subway)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(yeok) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer yŏk, Yale yek)

NounEdit

‎(yeok) ‎(hangeul )

  1. Hanja form? of 구별, “(railway, subway) station”.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dịch)

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